Volkswagen Jetta MOT Results

Registered in 2005
59.3% pass rate
from 91 tests in 2017
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Jetta is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Suspension
    • 13% fail on Anti-roll bars (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 9.9% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 7.7% fail on Coil springs
      • 7.7% fail on Condition
    • 7.7% fail on Drive shafts
      • 7.7% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 7.7% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.1% fail on Front
    • 1.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 18% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.2% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.1% fail on Battery
    • 1.1% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.1% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 1.1% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 6.6% fail on Brakes
    • 2.2% fail on Hub components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.1% fail on Rear wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.1% fail on Leaks
    • 1.1% fail on ABS
  • 5.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Bonnet
    • 1.1% fail on Windscreen
  • 2.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.2% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 2.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 2.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.1% fail on Engine mountings
    • 1.1% fail on Doors
      • 1.1% fail on Passengers other
  • 2.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.1% fail on Steering
    • 1.1% fail on Steering system
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end
  • 1.1% fail on Tyres
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate

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